We pick guests up from Exeter St Davids and travel to Lydford to the North of Dartmoor National Park. Our walk takes us through the heart of Devon, through both woodland and parkland, all set within the stunning National Park. We return in the evening to our hotel in Chagford.
Mileage: 6 miles
This walk up and around the stunning Hound and Hay Tors, spectacular granite Tors high up in Dartmoor National Park, offering incredible views across Dartmoor and all the way to the South Devon coast. With lunch in the pretty town of Bovey Tracey and the options for a woodland afternoon walk tracing the river Bovey. We finish the day in the village of Chagford, nestled in the moor.
Mileage: 5-7 miles
We walk along the Cornish coast from Goran Haven to Mevagissey, park of the National Trail – the South West Coast Path – that encompasses 630 miles of Devon and Cornwall’s coastline. Wander over cliffs, through fields and seaside villages and harbours. Visit with us the Lost Gardens of Heligan in the afternoon, which laid undiscovered for many years until the 1960s.
Mileage: 5-8 miles
In the morning we walk along the coast into the jewel of Cornwall that is St Ives. Best known for its spectacular light, as a haven for painters over the last few hundred years, and now home to the Tate Modern. Walking in Cornwall to St Ives is truly magnificent. We lunch at one of the wonderful seafood cafes and have plenty of time to walk around the town and visit the Tate Modern gallery before returning to the Rose in Vale hotel for the evening.
Mileage: 4-8 miles
We arrive at Bodmin where we walk around Padstow to join the magnificent Camel Trail into the quaint seaside town for lunch on the harbour at the famous Rick Stein’s fish and chip shop. After catching the ferry over the Camel to Rock we will visit the archetypal Cornish village of Port Isaac in the next bay over from our hotel in Port Gaverne.
Mileage: 4-9 miles
After a relaxed breakfast in your hotel which overlooks the sea, cliffs and little cove that is Port Gaverne, we transport guests to Bodmin Parkway station for pre-booked travel all the way to London (4.5 hours).
Guests stay in the best 3* hotels when walking in Cornwall and Devon, with unbeatable settings, wonderful accommodation and stunning food – just see Trip Advisor for the Port Gaverne Hotel. Further options are available for those who want to stay in a country cottage location or in a selection of hand-picked bed and breakfasts or pubs. This tour includes 3 dinners.
Walk as much or as little as you like as there are options to suit all ages and abilities. Every day guest will be able to shorten the walk if required ensuring guests only need to walk the miles that suit them.
And if you need picking up, then, no problem, we are always on hand to help. A support vehicle is with the guided tours at all times.